iliac region


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iliac region

[′il·ē‚ak ‚rē·jən]
(anatomy)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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AlviMedica offers endovascular products such as renal region products, iliac region systems, and femoro-popliteal region and below the knee region products.
Per rectal examination revealed almost empty rectum with foul smelling dark, hard pellety dung heavily coated with blood mixed mucus and hard ring like mass at right sub iliac region. Based on the above observations, the condition was confirmed as intestinal obstruction and emergency surgery was performed.
A plain radiograph of the sacroiliac joint revealed minimal sclerotic changes in the iliac region of the right sacroiliac joint.
On physical examination, there was tenderness and swelling in the right inferior iliac region. Pain increased with motion in the right hip and pelvic region.
The pain was referred to be in right iliac region, radiating to right lumbar region.
The LNs in three regions (external iliac, obturator fossa and internal iliac region) together with the surrounding adipose tissue were carefully dissected.